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The Rise of Magicks: Chronicles of The One, Book 3
by Nora Roberts

Language

English

Pages

455

Publication Date

November 26, 2019

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<p><b>The #1 <i>New York Times</i> bestselling author of <i>Year One</i> and <i>Of Blood and Bone</i> concludes her stunning new trilogy praised as 鈥淎 match for end-of-the-world classics like Stephen King鈥檚 <i>The Stand</i>.鈥?lt;/b> </p><p>After the sickness known as the Doom destroyed civilization, magick has become commonplace, and Fallon Swift has spent her young years learning its ways. Fallon cannot live in peace until she frees those who have been preyed upon by the government or the fanatical Purity Warriors, endlessly hunted or locked up in laboratories, brutalized for years on end. She is determined to save even those who have been complicit with this evil out of fear or weakness鈥攊f, indeed, they can be saved.</p><p>Strengthened by the bond she shares with her fellow warrior, Duncan, Fallon has already succeeded in rescuing countless shifters and elves and ordinary humans. Now she must help them heal鈥攁nd rediscover the light and faith within themselves. For although from the time of her birth, she has been The One, she is still only one. And as she faces down an old nemesis, sets her sights on the enemy鈥檚 stronghold, and pursues her destiny鈥攖o finally restore the mystical shield that once protected them all鈥攕he will need an army behind her鈥?lt;/p>
The Vanishing (Fogg Lake Book 1)
by Jayne Ann Krentz

Language

English

Pages

304

Publication Date

January 07, 2020

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<b>From <i>New York Times</i> bestselling author Jayne Ann Krentz comes a gripping new romantic suspense trilogy fraught with danger and enigma.聽<br /></b><br />Decades ago in the small town of Fogg Lake, The Incident occurred: an explosion in the cave system that released unknown gases. The residents slept for two days. When they woke up they discovered that things had changed鈥攖hey had changed. Some started having visions. Others heard ominous voices. And then, scientists from a mysterious government agency arrived. Determined not to become research subjects of strange experiments, the residents of Fogg Lake blamed their 鈥渉allucinations鈥?on food poisoning, and the story worked. But now it has become apparent that the eerie effects of The Incident are showing up in the descendants of Fogg Lake.鈥?lt;br /><br />Catalina Lark and Olivia LeClair, best friends and co-owners of an investigation firm in Seattle, use what they call their 鈥渙ther sight鈥?to help solve cases. When Olivia suddenly vanishes one night, Cat frantically begins the search for her friend. No one takes the disappearance seriously except Slater Arganbright, an agent from a shadowy organization known only as the Foundation, who shows up at her firm with a cryptic warning.<br /><br />A ruthless killer is hunting the only witnesses to a murder that occurred in the Fogg Lake caves fifteen years ago鈥擟atalina and Olivia. And someone intends to make both women vanish.
Cavas (The Vorge Crew Book 5)
by Laurann Dohner

Language

English

Pages

150

Publication Date

January 28, 2020

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Career military man Cavas Vellar has joined his older brother, Cathian, aboard The Vorge for one purpose鈥攖o rescue their youngest littermate. Their father has resorted to having him kidnapped to hide one of his most vile secrets. They need to go down onto a planet full of criminals, find Crath, and rescue him. This mission is the most important one Cavas has ever led.<br /><br />Jill was betrayed when Earth sold her into alien slavery. She owes her life to Cavas and the Vorge crew for taking her out of a cell and to their ship. When she learns why they were on that planet to begin with鈥he feels it鈥檚 her duty to help them find their missing brother. Even if it means losing her recently gained freedom.<br /><br />One determined alien on a mission. One woman who notices how sexy he is. This is their story.
Winter World (The Long Winter Trilogy Book 1)
by A.G. Riddle

Language

English

Pages

474

Publication Date

February 26, 2019

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* <i>Longlisted for the 2019 Wilbur Smith Prize for best published novel</i>. *<br /><br /><b>A new ice age... and a shocking discovery... will change humanity forever.</b><br /><br />In the near future, an ice age pushes the human race to the edge of extinction.<br /><br />Scientists search for the cause--and any hope of stopping the Long Winter. They send probes into the solar system to take readings. Near Mars, one of the probes makes a shocking discovery: a mysterious object, drifting toward the Sun. Is it the cause of the Long Winter? Or could it be our only hope of survival?<br /><br />With time running out, NASA launches a mission to make contact with the artifact. But it isn鈥檛 what anyone thought. Humanity faces a new kind of threat--and an event that will reveal a dark truth about our future.<br /><br />From A.G. Riddle, the worldwide bestselling author with <b>OVER 4 MILLION COPIES SOLD</b>, comes a sci-fi thriller that will forever change the way you look at Earth鈥檚 place in the solar system.<br /><br /><b>Praise for A.G. Riddle</b><br /><br />鈥?..reads like a superior collaboration between Dan Brown and Michael Crichton.鈥?lt;br />--<i>The Guardian</i> on <i>Pandemic</i><br /><br />鈥淚 finished the book fast because I just couldn鈥檛 wait...鈥?lt;br />--<i>WIRED</i> GeekDad on <i>Departure</i><br /><br />鈥淩iddle... keep(s) the focus on his characters... rather than the technological marvels鈥?lt;br />--<i>Publisher鈥檚 Weekly</i> on <i>Departure</i><br /><br />鈥淲ell-constructed and tightly-wound as a fine Swiss watch--DEPARTURE has non-stop action, an engaging plot and, of course, wheels within wheels.鈥?lt;br />--Diana Gabaldon, #1 <i>New York Times</i> bestselling author of <i>Outlander</i><br /><br /><b>MORE ABOUT <i>WINTER WORLD</i></b><br /><br />Each month, Earth grows colder. Snow falls in summer. Glaciers trample cities across North America, Europe, and Asia. The new ice age shows no signs of stopping.<br /><br />Chaos erupts. Around the world, people abandon their homes and flock to regions where they can survive.<br /><br />Nations prepare to go to war for the world鈥檚 last habitable zones.<br /><br />Scientific organizations search for the reason Earth is cooling. They send probes into the solar system to collect readings. Near Mars, one of the probes finds a mysterious object, drifting toward the sun. Is it responsible for the new ice age? And if so, can we stop it? Or is the artifact merely an observer? Or neither? Could it be a relic from a long-extinct civilization? One thing is certain: investigating the artifact is humanity鈥檚 best hope of survival.<br /><br />As the ice age claims more lives and the world slides into anarchy, an international consortium launches a mission into space to study the object and make contact. But the first contact mission doesn鈥檛 go as planned. What the crew discovers out there is beyond anyone鈥檚 imagination.<br /><br />Two members of the first contact mission may hold the keys to humanity鈥檚 salvation.<br /><br />Dr. Emma Matthews is the commander aboard the International Space Station. For months, she has watched the world below freeze and civilization unravel. The headlines tell only half of the story. The messages from her sister tell the rest, of a world witnessing mass migrations, fighting for survival, struggling to provide a future for their children. When a catastrophe strikes the ISS, Emma faces her own fight for survival.<br /><br />Dr. James Sinclair is one of the greatest scientists alive. A mind before his time. Years ago, he invented something with the potential to change the world--an invention that would upset the balance of power in the world forever. Fearing that change, his enemies sent him to prison for a crime he didn鈥檛 commit. But with humanity鈥檚 future at stake, NASA asks him to join the first contact mission. His expertise is vital to the mission鈥檚 success--and to saving Emma. With the clock ticking down to humanity鈥檚 final days on Earth, James makes a decision that will change his life forever and may determine the fate of the entire human race.
Outlander: A Novel (Outlander, Book 1)
by Diana Gabaldon

Language

English

Pages

642

Publication Date

October 26, 2004

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<b>#1 <i>NEW YORK TIMES </i>BESTSELLER 鈥?<b>NOW A STARZ ORIGINAL SERIES聽<br /></b></b><br />Unrivaled storytelling. Unforgettable characters. Rich historical detail. These are the hallmarks of Diana Gabaldon鈥檚 work. Her聽<i>New York Times</i>聽bestselling Outlander novels have earned the praise of critics and captured the hearts of millions of fans. Here is the story that started it all, introducing two remarkable characters, Claire Beauchamp Randall and Jamie Fraser, in a spellbinding novel of passion and history that combines exhilarating adventure with a love story for the ages.<br /><br /><b><b>One of the top ten best-loved novels in America, as seen on PBS鈥檚聽<i>The Great American Read</i>!</b></b><br /><br />Scottish Highlands, 1945. Claire Randall, a former British combat nurse, is just back from the war and reunited with her husband on a second honeymoon when she walks through a standing stone in one of the ancient circles that dot the British Isles. Suddenly she is a Sassenach鈥攁n 鈥渙utlander鈥濃€攊n a Scotland torn by war and raiding clans in the year of Our Lord . . . 1743.<br /><br /> Claire is catapulted into the intrigues of a world that threatens her life, and may shatter her heart. Marooned amid danger, passion, and violence, Claire learns her only chance of safety lies in Jamie Fraser, a gallant young Scots warrior. What begins in compulsion becomes urgent need, and Claire finds herself torn between two very different men, in two irreconcilable lives.<br /><br /><b>This eBook includes the full text of the novel plus the following additional content:</b><br />鈥?An excerpt from Diana Gabaldon鈥檚聽<i>Dragonfly in Amber</i>, the second novel in the Outlander series聽<br />鈥?An interview with Diana Gabaldon聽<br />鈥?An<i>聽Outlander</i>聽reader鈥檚 guide<br /><br /> <b>Praise for <i>Outlander</i></b><br /><br /> 鈥淢arvelous and fantastic adventures, romance, sex . . . perfect escape reading.鈥?lt;b>鈥?lt;i>San Francisco Chronicle</i></b><br /><br /> 鈥淗istory comes deliciously alive on the page.鈥?lt;b>鈥擭ew York <i>Daily News</i></b>
The Lost Colony (The Long Winter Trilogy Book 3)
by A.G. Riddle

Language

English

Pages

382

Publication Date

November 12, 2019

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Don鈥檛 miss the thrilling conclusion to <i>The Long Winter</i> trilogy!<br /><br />*<i> NOTE: </i>The Lost Colony<i> is a <b>full-length</b> novel (378 pages in print). </i>*<br /><br />* * *<br /><br /><b>Can humanity survive on a new world?</b><br /><br />On Eos, the last survivors of the Long Winter face their greatest challenge yet--and race to unravel the deepest secrets of the grid.<br /><br />* * *<br /><br />The last survivors of the human race escaped a ruined Earth. Their new homeworld--Eos--seemed perfect at first. Warm. Hospitable. Safe from the grid. But everything isn鈥檛 as it seems.<br /><br />The first colony of settlers--from the Carthage--have disappeared. Their settlement is still there, but everyone is gone. As James digs into the mystery of the lost colony, he discovers a series of spheres, buried on Eos. Are they the key to finding the lost colonists? Or are they responsible for their deaths?<br /><br />Just as James is unraveling the secrets of the spheres, a storm hits Jericho City. Emma, recently elected mayor, struggles to lead her people to safety while James tries to make his way home. In the middle of the chaos, a new danger emerges--a threat no one saw coming.<br /><br />With time running out to save the colonists, James and Emma face their hardest choice yet.<br /><br /><br /><b>ABOUT THE LOST COLONY</b><br /><i>The Lost Colony</i> is the third and final book in The Long Winter trilogy, which began with <i>Winter World</i> and continued in <i>The Solar War</i>.<br /><br /><br /><b>SELECTED PRAISE FOR A.G. RIDDLE</b><br /><br />鈥?..reads like a superior collaboration between Dan Brown and Michael Crichton.鈥?lt;br />-- <b>The Guardian</b> on <i>Pandemic</i><br /><br />鈥淚 finished the book fast because I just couldn鈥檛 wait...鈥?lt;br />-- <b>WIRED GeekDad</b> on <i>Departure</i><br /><br />鈥淩iddle... keep(s) the focus on his characters... rather than the technological marvels鈥?lt;br />-- <b>Publisher鈥檚 Weekly</b> on <i>Departure</i><br /><br />鈥淲ell-constructed and tightly-wound as a fine Swiss watch--<i>DEPARTURE</i> has non-stop action, an engaging plot and, of course, wheels within wheels.鈥?<br />-- <b>Diana Gabaldon</b>, #1 <i>New York Times</i> bestselling author of <i>Outlander</i><br /><br />鈥淭his is apocalyptic sci-fi at its best.鈥?lt;br />-- <b>Daily Mail</b> on <i>The Solar War</i><br /><br /><br />NOTE: this novel is available in a variety of formats: as an eBook on Kindle Fire and Kindle eReader, as an Audible audiobook, and in print (paperback and hardcover). It is also enrolled in Kindle Unlimited where subscribers can read for free.
Age of Deception (The Firebird Chronicles Book 2)
by T.A. White

Language

English

Pages

431

Publication Date

February 05, 2020

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<b>War hero and daughter to two Houses, Kira is just beginning to learn how deep the rabbit hole goes.</b><br /><br />Agreeing to accompany her father鈥檚 people back to their homeworld, Kira Forrest prepares for the fight of her life. She鈥檚 agreed to undertake the Trial of the Broken, a rite of passage every member of her father鈥檚 House must pass. It offers a path to independence and freedom that is too tempting to deny. <br /><br />Not everyone welcomes this lost daughter of Roake. There are those who fear what her presence might bring to light. Betrayal stalks the halls of Kira鈥檚 birthplace鈥攊ts roots embedded deep in the events that claimed her parent鈥檚 lives and set her on her current path.<br /><br />Walking the wire鈥檚 edge between truth and deception will test the person Kira has become as she separates ally from betrayer. An old enemy has put into motion a plan that could topple the balance of power in the universe. Letting them succeed spells doom鈥攂ut the price might be more than Kira is willing to pay.<br />
The Solar War (The Long Winter Trilogy Book 2)
by A.G. Riddle

Language

English

Pages

498

Publication Date

June 25, 2019

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Read the second book in <i>The Long Winter</i> trilogy--now a <b><i>Wall Street Journal</i> bestseller!</b><br /><br />* * *<br /><br /><b>We thought the war was over.<br />We were wrong.</b><br /><br />They decimated Earth during the Long Winter.<br />Now the grid has returned, and they won鈥檛 stop until the human race is extinct.<br />On a ruined world, humanity鈥檚 last survivors fight against impossible odds.<br />In their darkest hour, they discover a new hope for survival. But it comes at an unthinkable price, with consequences that will change everything.<br /><br />* * *<br /><br />After the Long Winter, Emma Matthews and James Sinclair hoped life would get back to normal. They鈥檝e settled down in Camp Seven and welcomed their first child, a daughter. And they have waited and watched the sky for any signs of the grid鈥檚 return.<br /><br />When NASA discovers that several asteroids have broken from the Kuiper Belt and are headed for Earth, James instantly realizes the truth: the grid is back. And this battle will be one to the very end.<br /><br />As he and his team prepare for humanity鈥檚 last stand in space and on the ground, Emma makes a discovery closer to home, one that will change life for her and James once again.<br /><br />With war raging around them, Emma and James fight to keep their family alive. In the cold darkness, humanity splinters. New alliances emerge. At every turn, Emma and James face new dangers--and question whom to trust.<br /><br />Just when it seems that all hope is lost, James uncovers what may be the key to humanity鈥檚 survival. But it comes with enormous risks. To implement his plan, he and Emma will have to survive the grid and another, even more deadly enemy. One thing is certain: their gambit will change the future of the human race forever.<br /><br /><br /><b>SELECTED PRAISE FOR A.G. RIDDLE</b><br /><br />鈥?..reads like a superior collaboration between Dan Brown and Michael Crichton.鈥?lt;br />-- <b>The Guardian</b> on <i>Pandemic</i><br /><br />鈥淚 finished the book fast because I just couldn鈥檛 wait...鈥?lt;br />-- <b>WIRED GeekDad</b> on <i>Departure</i><br /><br />鈥淩iddle... keep(s) the focus on his characters... rather than the technological marvels鈥?lt;br />-- <b>Publisher鈥檚 Weekly</b> on <i>Departure</i><br /><br />鈥淲ell-constructed and tightly-wound as a fine Swiss watch--<i>DEPARTURE</i> has non-stop action, an engaging plot and, of course, wheels within wheels.鈥?<br />-- <b>Diana Gabaldon</b>, #1 <i>New York Times</i> bestselling author of <i>Outlander</i><br /><br />鈥淭his is apocalyptic sci-fi at its best.鈥?lt;br />-- <b>Daily Mail</b> on <i>The Solar War</i><br /><br /><br /><b>ABOUT THE AUTHOR</b><br /><br />A.G. Riddle鈥檚 debut novel, <i>The Atlantis Gene</i>, became a global phenomenon, topping best seller charts in the US and abroad. Every year, Amazon compiles a list of the top 100 bestselling Kindle eBooks of the year (by total sales volume). <i>The Atlantis Gene</i> has made Amazon鈥檚 annual Kindle bestseller list an unprecedented five years in a row--every year since the book鈥檚 release (2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, and 2017). Since then, Riddle has released eight more novels, selling millions of copies in two dozen languages. His books feature a unique mix of science, history, and suspense that has delighted fans of Michael Crichton, Dan Brown, Clive Cussler, and James Rollins and continues to sell year after year. He lives in Raleigh, North Carolina.<br /><br />NOTE: this novel is available in a variety of formats: as an eBook on Kindle Fire and Kindle eReader, as an Audible audiobook, and in print (paperback and hardcover). It is also enrolled in Kindle Unlimited where subscribers can read for free.<br />
Gideon the Ninth (The Locked Tomb Trilogy Book 1)
by Tamsyn Muir

Language

English

Pages

437

Publication Date

September 10, 2019

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<p><b>A <i>USA Today</i> Best-Selling Novel, and one of the Best Books of 2019 according to NPR, the New York Public Library, Amazon, <i>BookPage</i>, <i>Shelf Awareness,</i> <i>BookRiot</i>, and <i>Bustle</i>!</b><br /><b></b><br /><b>鈥淯nlike anything I鈥檝e ever read. 鈥?鈥擵.E. Schwab</b><br /><b></b><b></b><br /><b>鈥淟esbian necromancers explore a haunted gothic palace in space!鈥?鈥擟harles Stross</b><br /><b></b><br /><b>鈥淒eft, tense and atmospheric, compellingly immersive and wildly original.鈥?鈥?lt;i>The New York Times</i></b><br /><b><i></i></b><br />The Emperor needs necromancers.</p><p>The Ninth Necromancer needs a swordswoman.</p><p>Gideon has a sword, some dirty magazines, and no more time for undead nonsense.</p><p>Tamsyn Muir鈥檚 <i>Gideon the Ninth</i> unveils a solar system of swordplay, cut-throat politics, and lesbian necromancers. Her characters leap off the page, as skillfully animated as arcane revenants. The result is a heart-pounding epic science fantasy.</p><p>Brought up by unfriendly, ossifying nuns, ancient retainers, and countless skeletons, Gideon is ready to abandon a life of servitude and an afterlife as a reanimated corpse. She packs up her sword, her shoes, and her dirty magazines, and prepares to launch her daring escape. But her childhood nemesis won鈥檛 set her free without a service.</p><p>Harrowhark Nonagesimus, Reverend Daughter of the Ninth House and bone witch extraordinaire, has been summoned into action. The Emperor has invited the heirs to each of his loyal Houses to a deadly trial of wits and skill. If Harrowhark succeeds she will be become an immortal, all-powerful servant of the Resurrection, but no necromancer can ascend without their cavalier. Without Gideon鈥檚 sword, Harrow will fail, and the Ninth House will die.</p><p>Of course, some things are better left dead.</p><p>THE LOCKED TOMB TRILOGY<br />BOOK 1: <i>Gideon the Ninth</i><br />BOOK 2: <i>Harrow the Ninth</i><br />BOOK 3: <i>Alecto the Ninth</i></p><p>At the Publisher's request, this title is being sold without Digital Rights Management Software (DRM) applied.</p>
A Discovery of Witches: A Novel (All Souls Trilogy, Book 1)
by Deborah Harkness

Language

English

Pages

594

Publication Date

February 08, 2011

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<b>Book one of the聽<i>New York Times</i>-bestselling All Souls trilogy鈥?quot;a wonderfully imaginative grown-up fantasy with all the magic of聽<i>Harry Potter</i>聽and聽<i>Twilight</i>鈥?(<i>People</i>). </b><br /> <b>聽</b><br /><b>Now 鈥淸a] hot show that鈥檚 like聽<i>Twilight</i>聽meets聽<i>Outlander</i>鈥?(<i>Thrillist</i>)聽<b>airing Sundays on AMC and BBC America, as well as streaming on Sundance Now and Shudder.</b></b><br /><br /> Deborah Harkness鈥檚 sparkling debut, <i>A Discovery of Witches</i>, has brought her into the spotlight and galvanized fans around the world. In this tale of passion and obsession, Diana Bishop, a young scholar and a descendant of witches, discovers a long-lost and enchanted alchemical manuscript, <i>Ashmole 782</i>, deep in Oxford's Bodleian Library. Its reappearance summons a fantastical underworld, which she navigates with her leading man, vampire geneticist Matthew Clairmont.<br /><br /> Harkness has created a universe to rival those of Anne Rice, Diana Gabaldon, and Elizabeth Kostova, and she adds a scholar's depth to this riveting tale of magic and suspense. The story continues in book two, <i>Shadow of Night</i>, and concludes with <i>The Book of Life</i>.

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